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Weird youtube logo today [closed]

Anyone else see the youtube logo like this today? It suddenly became some weird blue thing. Is it just me?
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How to play YouTube videos in VLC Player? [duplicate]

I am wanted to play YouTube videos through VLC Player, so I launched VLC Player and did "Open Location from clipboard", but when trying to get it to play this video I just get this error: Your input ...
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How to download a youtube playlist with numbered prefix via youtube-dl?

I have a Youtube playlist, I want to download it but I want youtube-dl to name the files like 1-{name}, 2-{name}, ... n-{name} in order to be able to watch them in the same sequence as original ...
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YouTube video freezes on first frame

Ubuntu 14.04. Firefox 41.0.2 Every YouTube video freezes on first frame or I get a pink screen. Progress bar is also frozen and time is forever 00:00 on the video. Am running HTML5. YouTube worked ...
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Opera Prefers Flash over HTML5 on Youtube

System: Xubuntu 14.04.3 Browser: Opera 33.0.1990.43 I installed Flash using this way. I'm okay with Flash. However, whenever I open up a Youtube video, HTML5 player is blocked by Flash. Then it does ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Green and Red blocks in HTML5 video

Example image Just installed 15.10 on my new PC and I'm having a lot of issues with image quality on sites like Youtube. There are mostly green boxes all over the videos. I've seen the same behavior ...
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YouTube won't work after the Ubuntu Upgrade to 15.10

So I upgraded to the beautiful Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf and the only probem I found is that YT videos doesn't work anymore and it changes the new video interface with the old one to work somehow. ...
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How to get best quality audio using youtube-dl?

Before someone marks this as a duplicate, please read just a little further. :) I've been using youtube-dl to download audio from SoundCloud and now YouTube. There are several different ways to get ...
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Problems YouTube download [closed]

Did install SMPlayer and the SM Youtube browser in Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS however, the server cannot be found. What can be the problem please?
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Screen tearing in videos on Ubuntu 15.04 with Nvidia GeForce GT 630M

My Ubuntu 15.04 shows a lot of Screen Tearing during vídeo, mainly when is in HTML5, and I already have tried the "TearFree" command for the GPU but with no results, I hope get the right fix for this ...
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How to get the highest quality audio with the smallest download size using youtube-dl?

I have a slow connection, and I just want to extract audio from YouTube with youtube-dl. Thus, my goal is to download and the extract the best quality audio, while downloading the smallest video ...
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Cannot play audio in two places on ubuntu 15.04

When I have vlc open firefox crashes when playing media, like youtube videos. similarly when firefox is open, vlc gives me an error message when trying to play media. Why is this and how can I fix it?
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Cursor won't hide in full screen youtube video [closed]

I'm using ubuntu 15.04 and when i enter full screen on youtube video my cursor won't hide, it's annoying af. Any solution?
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Videos/Music not playing on firefox/chrome

Complete ubuntu novice, Youtube videos buffer and show the start of adverts but won't unpause from the start, soundcloud also won't play Restarted my PC and it worked for one video then stopped again. ...
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How to keep a YouTube playlist synced to a local folder as mp3 files?

Is it possible to keep a public YouTube playlist synced to a local folder as mp3 files? Key characteristics: Add mp3 file to local folder, if new video is added to the playlist Delete mp3 file in ...
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How can I use youtube-dl to download playlist with all videos in the formats of 360P?

I had known how to choose formats for a single video.But if I'd like to download a playlist with all videos in the formats of 360P,how can I do ?Thanks!
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Chrome using more than 100% CPU on YouTube?

I'am new to Ubuntu and I'am trying the 14.04 LTS version. When I am seeing any video on Chrome, my computer suddenly gets real slow, so I opened Chrome's task manager... Why is this happening? ...
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Can't play full hd video in youtube

I have ubuntu 14.04 and I can't reproduce full HD videos in youtube(mozilla and google chrome), only HD, How can I fix this problem?
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362 views

Can't play full HD videos in youtube

I have ubuntu 14.04 and I can't reproduce full HD videos in youtube, only HD, How can I fix this problem?
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How to view youtube videos in 1080p in Firefox?

Since Firefox 40 it plays in HTML5 but can't choose 1080p... Thanks.
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Youtube videos of all the format doesnot play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40

Youtube videos of all the format doesn't play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40. Only 360p is playing. But all resolutions works fine in Chromium. But I want to use Firefox as default. Is it flash player ...
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I need help unbanning youtube

I'm a noob and I'll admit it. A while ago this computer was my sisters and I found her viewing some very inappropriate youtube videos for her age. So I had a friend with technical knowledge disable ...
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Firefox does not play YouTube HTML5 videos

Firefox does not play YouTube HTML5 videos for me. There seems to be no way for me to make them start. They to not autostart and the lower left button (the triangle) does not start the video. The ...
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Chromium : No sound in Bluetooth speaker when playing Youtube videos

I have paired a Bluetooth speaker to my computer, all local sounds are played in the Bluetooth speakers (System sounds, Amarok, etc?) but when I play Youtube videos the sound stays in the computer ...
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Youtube not playing above 360p

I finally switched to using Ubuntu a few days ago and so far it is great! The only issue I am having is that YouTube doesn't play above 360p. The options above it are not showing. It shouldn't be that ...
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In youtube, There are just 360p and 720p options .(no 240p,480p and 1080p)

A couple of days before, everything is working perfectly good. But After last Ubuntu update -also flash player has updated- (I just think that was occurred after update but maybe not) I can not watch ...
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How can I download audio from youtube videos with my ubuntu? [duplicate]

My system: I am using a Toshiba Chromebook II with an Intel processor and running Linux ubuntu with a duel boot. What I have tried: I have downloaded MediaHuman's "Youtube to MP3" application but ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS YouTube videos are choppy

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on an older computer I had for an HTPC. All I really wanted to do was use it to watch YouTube, Twitch, and browse the internet. Unfortunately, it fails at watching ...
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How can I upload my videos to the recommended encoding settings for YouTube?

I edited and exported a video using openshot, and selected the YouTube-HD profile. But, when uploading, I get the message saying: Your video will be processed faster if you encode them in a file ...
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Is there an app which can play youtube videos during locked screen?

I guess my headline covered my question well. An alternative question; Can youtube-dl run on ARM-processors, and can i run it on mx4 ubuntu touch?
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Youtube fullscreen choppy in google-chrome

I've recently reinstalled my OS (Ubuntu) because I've upgraded my laptop with an SSD. It's an Asus UX32VD. Ever since then I've had issues with playing youtube videos in fullscreen in chrome. The ...
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Malware opens up some youtube video in ubuntu

I am having a very strange problem. While working on ubuntu, suddenly out of nowhere a new chrome tab with a random youtube video opens up and starts playing. Only relevant issue found on internet is ...
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Youtube videos on Firefox not playing properly

I've reinstalled Ubuntu 14.04 multiple times because Youtube videos haven't been playing properly. I thought maybe reinstalling Ubuntu might help but apparently it hasn't. During video playback, the ...
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14.04 stuck in login loop when watching Youtube [closed]

I've had a look at a few other login loop questions and they all seem to include an nVidia graphics card. I have an intel graphics card so I don't think that's my issue. I get stuck in a login loop ...
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unable to download using youtube-dl

I am unable to download videos from Youtube using youtube-dl. Below is the code. Please help! root@itzamlan10:~# sudo apt-get install youtube-dl Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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I need any app or any website by the help of that i can easily download the mp3 or video songs or movie from Youtube.com [duplicate]

Looking for a app for ubuntu 14.04 I need a app to download the songs and video from youtube.com. Is there any way to get the sign of download on youtube while watching any favourite songs or ...
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Can I download videos from a YouTube search query using youtube-dl?

I want to download videos from a YouTube search query using youtube-dl. Suppose I want videos from the search query https://www.youtube.com/results?q=how+to+create+android+app+in+android+studio. How ...
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You Tube 360 video not working

I'm trying to see 360 You Tube videos but they are not working. I'm using latest version of Chrome, html5 player and I enabled hardvare acceleration but it's still not working. I can see flat version ...
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'Web App' programs (such as YouTube and FacebookMessenger installable webapps) don't work

I have problem with programs ex. FacebookMessenger and Youtube. The stay blank. Photos here: 1. 2.
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How to download youtube videos as a best quality audio mp3 using youtube-dl

I want to download YouTube videos as mp3 files in its best quality. The below code helps to download youtube videos as m4a but not us mp3 youtube-dl -f bestaudio --audio-quality 0 --audio-format mp3 ...
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Chromium Won't Play Youtube Videos Past the Ads

I use Ubuntu 14.04, and I installed Chromium from the software center.My problem is on YouTube, when an ad plays that i cannot skip, once the ad is over it just freezes on the last frame of said ad. ...
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Can you place a fullscreen YouTube video in one monitor and search in the other?

All right, I have two monitors and suddenly I feel the need to have a video playing (any kind but preferably YouTube videos) in one monitor while selecting what song is going to play next in other ...
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How to specify a filename while extracting audio using youtube-dl?

I can create an mp3 of a YouTube video with the following command: youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtOvBOTyX00 It creates an mp3 with the following ...
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What is the best app for search and play youtube videos? [closed]

I google it for an app that will search&play youtube videos. The ones that I found are either not working nor there are simple to use. Among these apps are Minitube, VLC, mps-youtube, Atraci. Are ...
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Youtube only show videos in 360p quality in Firefox Developer Edition

I've been having this issue with Firefox Developer Edition (FDE) on Youtube, where it show videos only in 360p quality, there's also an "Auto" option, which is also, the 360p quality. I'm in Ubuntu 14....
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Download youtube playlist to ogg

how can I download a playlist to ogg? youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 <url to playlist> I'm trying: youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format ogg <url to playlist> ...
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HTML5 as default for video in Firefox (and banishing flash!)

New install of Ubuntu 15.04 (on an otherwise fully functioning dell XPS 13 9343). I've been having difficulty getting HTML5 video to play on Firefox. My test case is Plex and Youtube, both of which ...
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Videos stop playing after i suspend or there is an automatic suspend of the system

I have ubuntu 14.04. This has been happening for a while. While i suspend the system or there is an automatic suspension and i try to resume the vidoes, the videos don't play. The loading bar for the ...
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Atraci doesn't play music

I've installed a very nice YT music player but it won't play any music. I try to run tar.gz file from Atraci site and I've installed it from ppa. This app doesn't work on Ubuntu, Ubuntu Gnome and now, ...
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Youtube page and videos are not displaying properly

YouTube page is not displaying properly I am new user to n ubuntu just installed 15.04 a month ago. it was working fine till 15 days but now youtube is showing properly i have downloaded ubuntu ...